Table 1.

PRL expression in normal tissues

Tissue (species)Detection methodRef.
PRL-1
    Skeletal muscle (rat)Northern blot(11)
    Brain (rat)Northern blot(11)
        Neurons (rat)In situ hybridization(48)
        Oligodendrocytes (rat)In situ hybridization(48)
    Fovea (monkey)cDNA Southern(49)
    Intestinal villi (rat)Immunohistochemistry(19)
    Zymogen cells (rat)Immunohistochemistry(19)
    Fetal esophagus (rat)Immunohistochemistry(19)
    Fetal liver (rat)Immunohistochemistry(19)
    Kidney tubular epithelium (rat)Immunohistochemistry(19)
    Lung bronchiolar epithelium (rat)Immunohistochemistry(19)
PRL-2
    Skeletal muscle (mouse)Northern blot(10)
PRL-3
    Skeletal muscle (mouse/human)Northern blot(10, 18)
    Heart (mouse/human)Northern blot(10, 18)
    Pancreas (human)Northern blot(18)